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  1. Export Report Server PowerBI report to pdf, word, powerpoint

    Please add the capability to export Report Server PowerBI reports to formats like pdf, word, powerpoint. Some of this functionality exists in the service but please add it to Report Server.

    188 votes
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      10 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • R visuals in Report Server

      I think it will be great if report server can support custom R visualization for more data insight!

      155 votes
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        17 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Updates to Report Server should be available more frequently

        It seems unfair that Power BI desktop is updated each month with new and improved visuals but we will have to wait several months longer to have these improvements in Power BI Report Server. For example the new matrix visual is big improvement but those with Report Server will have to wait about 6 months before it is available to them. I'd like Report Server updates in parallel to Desktop updates.

        327 votes
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          15 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

          Thanks for the feedback on this topic! Let me address a few points here.

          First, a couple of you mentioned the new Table and Matrix visuals, which became generally available in July. I know they’re just one example, but I thought I’d update you about them specifically. We previously communicated that the very next release of Power BI Report Server would support them, and the August 2017 Preview is now available (https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-report-server-august-2017-preview-now-available/). We’re still targeting Q4 CY 2017 for the next production-ready release.

          Second, to confirm our current release and support lifecycle:
          - We plan to release Power BI Report Server “multiple times per year.”
          - Initially, we’ve planned for about 3 releases per year (in other words, on average, every 4 months).
          - We support each release for 12 months, which gives customers up to a year to upgrade to a newer version while receiving any…

        • Email subscriptions for Power BI reports in Report Server

          Be able to create email subscriptions for the PBIX reports in the Report Server

          555 votes
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            71 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Dynamic row-level security for Power BI Report Server

            Power BI Desktop (optimized for Report Server) allows you to define roles with DAX filters. However, when reports are published to the Report Server, there is no way to assign these roles to specific users/groups, so we can't yet implement row-level security on the Report Server. It would be great it Report Server was able to support dynamic row-level security similar to the Power BI Service.

            203 votes
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            • ESRI ArcGIS maps in Power BI Report Server

              Support ESRI ArcGIS maps in Power BI Report Server.

              164 votes
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                28 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Support dashboards in Power BI Report Server

                Please add support for Power BI Dashboards to Power BI Report Server.

                530 votes
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                  53 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  Thanks for sharing this idea! As its name suggests, Power BI Report Server focuses on Power BI reports (the artifacts you create in Power BI Desktop). Nonetheless, we’re always interested in hearing your feedback, so if you’d like to see the Power BI service’s “dashboards” feature in Power BI Report Server, vote here. Even better, post a comment and share a little more about why. Looking forward to the discussion!

                • Data Alerts in Power BI Report Server

                  Hi,

                  If a specific threshold is exceeded I want to receive a email / message that this is happening on my Dashboard. It would be better if there is a default threshold for this and that a user can set up a specific threshold also.

                  95 votes
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                    5 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • SSRS Style Parameters are vital for optimised Power BI Reports

                    The way report parameters work in SSRS means we can have reports that load quickly and are optimised.

                    Currently with Power BI we are presented with the solution to use slicers on the report, however that doesn't cut it when we have a lot of data in the back end it just isn't responsive and we have excruciating load times.

                    Not having this feature is a deal breaker, and we cannot switch from SSRS to Power BI because of it.

                    21 votes
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                    • Export Power BI report to PowerPoint

                      Support for exporting Power BI report to PowerPoint. The feature is available in Power BI service (Preview).

                      134 votes
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                        32 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Embed Power BI Report Server reports into extranet apps

                        Allow Embedding of Power BI Report Server Reports for Extranet Apps. Because of our clients needs data cannot leave our servers and be put on the cloud. Our existing SSRS reports are displayed using a report viewer object, however this will not work for PBIX. We need to ability to embed PBIX and display it externally. Is this going to be possible with Power BI report Server?

                        140 votes
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                          10 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                          Thanks for submitting this idea!

                          You can embed a Power BI report stored in Power BI Report Server into another app using an iframe and the rs:Embed=true URL parameter (Kasper de Jonge has a good blog post on the topic: https://www.kasperonbi.com/embedding-power-bi-reports-with-power-bi-report-server/). This support is limited so far; for instance,
                          - There are no URL parameters for filtering. We plan to add this feature. (Vote and comment: https://ideas.powerbi.com/forums/265200-power-bi-ideas/suggestions/19727650-pass-filter-in-url-powerbi-reportserver)
                          - There’s no JavaScript API for richer programmability. (Wouldn’t it be nice if the Power BI JavaScript API supported Power BI Report Server? Submit an idea!)
                          - The report server will try to authenticate your end user — by default, using Integrated Windows Authentication. For intranet apps whose users are within your organization and your Active Directory forest/domain, that might work fine, but for extranet apps, as you noted, that doesn’t work.

                          We plan to address this last issue by enabling…

                        • Cloud not allowed / Power BI report server licensing too expensive for small project

                          Some companies do not have the right to outsource their data in the Cloud (Military, Space ...).
                          I have Power BI projects for 5 to 10 users maxlmum. The best choice in this case is a Report Server license on-premise adapted to 5 or 10 users. Currently you need the Premium license which is too expensive for these small projects. As a result, customers are looking at other products like Qlik or Tableau!

                          17 votes
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                            4 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Power BI JavaScript API support for Report Server

                            At the moment to embed reports in a intranet webpage we only have the option to put ?rs:Embed=True at the end of the url.

                            I have read (on this website) that there are plans to extend this so parameters could also be passed in the url, in a similar way that the current SSRS works.

                            Could we also have the Power BI JavaScript API enabled for Power BI Report Server, in a similar way to the Azure service has ?

                            79 votes
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                              9 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Full Screen mode in Power BI Report Server

                              Power BI Report Server should have an option to open the report in Full Screen mode just as it has an option in Power BI Service . When we open reports in Power BI Report Server , we can view page in 3 options 1:) Fit to Width , 2:) Fit to Page and 3:) Actual size . Issue with these three mode is the page and header consumes a lot of space and we need to scroll to view to full report .

                              188 votes
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                                8 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Add "Underlying data" option to Export data capability in PBI Report Server product

                                This capability is enabled in the Power BI Service (cloud) product, but not in Power BI Report Server (on-premises) product. This is a problem for our users since we migrated to the Report Server product.

                                It was very efficient for our users when we used Power BI Service to slice the reports and then select Export data and then have the option of selecting either "Underlying data" or "Summarized data". Now, in Report Server, this option is missing and the only data that can be exported from a report is exactly what is presented in the report visualization (i.e. summarized…

                                5 votes
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                                • Provide option to 'Publish to Report Server' instead of 'Save As' on Power BI Desktop for Report Server

                                  While using PBI Desktop for PBIRS would be a lot better to have an option under the menu Publish rather on Save As in order to save a report to the Power BI Report Server.

                                  56 votes
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                                    6 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Support Power BI Report Server multiple instances on a single server

                                    Please add support for Power BI Report Server multiple instances on a single server. Like SQL Server Reporting Services : ability to change name, location, add, remove instance. On a mid/large report server farm, multiple instance helps a lot for progressive patching, ssrs subscription launch on different sql engine, etc.

                                    92 votes
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                                      23 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                      Thanks for submitting this idea. We’re interested to hear from many of you about why and how you install multiple instances of Reporting Services on the same server. Drop us a comment and tell us a little more about
                                      - Why do you install multiple instances of Reporting Services on the same server (as opposed to, say, creating multiple folder trees within the same server and using permissions to isolate users)?
                                      - What are the key things you’d need to be able to configure differently/independently across instances?

                                      While we could follow the SQL Server approach of enabling you to perform multiple installations of the software on the same server, we could alternatively take a more lightweight approach of enabling you to create multiple “sites” within one installation. (SharePoint uses this latter approach, as did Datazen Server.) The latter approach doesn’t provide quite the same degree of isolation — you can’t…

                                    • Able to export Power BI report in excel from Report server

                                      Hi, Many users are interested in exporting the power bi report in excel looking for this feature to be added in Report server

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                                        2 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Change user language setting in the report server

                                        I want to force to model to use English language for large values that represent in the model with shortcuts "M" and "K" (Millions,Thousands), but instead in some computers the browser display I get is in English and other in our local language.
                                        It would be very helpful if we can change the language setting for each user in the report server ,just like we do in the Power BI service.

                                        9 votes
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                                        • Shared data source connection (live to Tabular SSAS) for reports published on Power BI Report Server

                                          Currently each Power BI report published to the Report Server has its own data source embedded within the report. Any change in the source would require us to change hundreds of published reports individually. Could we have a shared data source/connection similar to SSRS Reports that would help us manage deployment and changes much more efficiently.

                                          82 votes
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